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'''Sir Henry Rider Haggard''', Order of the British Empire|KBE (; 22 June 1856 – 14 May 1925), known as '''H. Rider Haggard''', was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and a pioneer of the Lost World (genre)|Lost World literary genre. He was also involved in agricultural reform throughout the British Empire. His stories, situated at the lighter end of Victorian literature, continue to be popular and influential.
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Birth date{{birth date|1856|6|22|df=y}}
Birth placeBradenham, Norfolk, England
Death date{{death date and age|1925|5|14|1856|6|22|df=y}}
Death placeLondon, England
OccupationNovelist, scholar
NationalityBritish
Period19th & 20th century
GenreAdventure fiction|Adventure, Fantasy genre|fantasy, fables,
romance, Science Fiction|sci-fi, Historical Novel|historical
SubjectAfrica
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